Mutation in prostate tumors shown to change epigenetic identity, the make-up of DNA
Prostate cancer researchers have mapped the impact of an acquired mutation that alters epigenetic identity, the make-up of DNA, in about 50 percent of patient tumor samples...
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Height, Weight Linked with High-Grade Prostate Cancer
But not with low-grade tumors or overall prostate cancer risk
1 month ago - MedPageToday - 2 articles
Genes may cause tumor aggressiveness, drug resistance in African-American prostate cancer
A form of genetic variation, called differential RNA splicing, may have a role in tumor aggressiveness and drug resistance in African-American men with prostate cancer...
1 month ago - ScienceDaily
Prostate cancer breakthrough: Combination of three plant-based nutrients found to MELT AWAY prostate cancer cells
A fascinating new study published in Precision Oncology has found that a combination of three plant-based nutrients “melts away” prostate cancer cells. The study, led by...
1 month ago - Natural News
Differential RNA splicing may play role in prostate cancer disparities in African-American men
A form of genetic variation, called differential RNA splicing, may have a role in tumor aggressiveness and drug resistance in African American men with prostate cancer.
1 month ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Skin-to-tumor distance predicts treatment failure of T1a renal cell carcinoma following percutaneous cryoablation
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Enzalutamide enhances PSA response, but not time to PSA progression, vs. abiraterone
CHICAGO - Enzalutamide demonstrated a greater PSA response among patients with metastatic, castration-resistant prostate cancer than abiraterone, although time to PSA...
1 month ago - Healio
Uro Pipeline: Phase IIb study begins for intraprostatic localized PCa drug
Phase IIb study begins for intraprostatic localized PCa drug The first patient in a phase IIb study evaluating the safety and tolerability of PRX302 has been dosed, according...
1 month ago - Modern Medicine
New Biomarker To Detect Prostate Cancer
Tumor cells are characterized by an accelerated metabolism with some proteins up- and some down regulated compared to cells in normal healthy tissue.
1 month ago - Medindia Health
'On the Last Day of High School, I Almost Died. CPR Saved My Life.'
This article originally appeared on Time.com. It was the last day of high school. With one exam left to go, a group of us were sitting in the senior class hangout, some...
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For Parkinson's Disease, Telemedicine Seems Quite Effective
Virtual house calls for chronic diseases like Parkinson's are not only as effective as in-person care but broader adoption of this technology has the potential to expand access.
Knee Osteoarthritis Prevalence Has Dramatically Increased
Knee osteoarthritis is a wear-and-tear disease that is widespread today simply because more people are living longer and are more commonly obese.
Let's talk about antibiotic resistance: Survey results
Ophthalmology Times wants insight on antibiotics and eye infections from clinicians in the field - so the editors asked you. Readers like you helped by completing our survey...
Cobalt in hip replacement parts found to cause Alzheimer's disease via heavy...
Hip replacement parts are often made with cobalt, a toxic heavy metal. Doctors are now concerned that cobalt poisoning is causing Alzheimer's among hip replacement recipients...
Maximizing Your Independence: Tips to Avoid Assisted Living
No one spends their childhood dreaming of the day they can move into assisted living - we expect to remain independent and healthy long into our golden years. But as we begin...
OncoBreak: Working Survivors; Statins and Prostate Cancer; Dense Foods
News, features, and commentary about cancer-related issues
Scientists develop novel immunotherapy technology for prostate cancer
A novel immunotherapeutic strategy for the treatment of cancer based on the use of synthetic DNA to directly encode protective antibodies against a cancer-specific protein has...
Study: There Is a Free Lunch
Payments by pharmaceutical companies to prostate cancer physicians did not lead to an increase in prescribing of two hormonal therapies, a study found. Medscape Medical News
Sodium restriction potentiates the renoprotective effects of combined...
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